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LIVE MUSIC: Singing Actors - Marián Geišberg presents his new CD and holds a concert with his colleagues.
Starts: Jan 13 at 19:00. Tickets: Sk100. Divadlo a.ha, Miestne kultúrne centrum (a.ha Theatre, City Cultural Center), Školská 14. Tel: 02/5249-6822.

CLASSICAL MUSIC: Slovak Philharmonic - Cellist and conductor Robert Cohen performs works by Brahms and Haydn.
Starts: Jan 16 and 17 at 19:00. Tickets: Sk130-160. Koncertná sieň SF (Concert Hall of the Slovak Philharmonic), Palackého 2. Tel: 02/5443-3352.

LIVE MUSIC: Bratislava Hot Serenaders - A concert with jazz and dance music from the 1920s and '30s.
Starts: Jan 19 at 19:00. Tickets: Sk80. Spoločenský dom Nivy, Súťažná 18. Tel: 02/5596-0861.

CLASSICAL MUSIC: Concerts in the Gallery - Jozef Benci and Jana Nagy-Juhász perform works by Mussorgsky, Liszt, Rachmaninov, Tchaikovsky and Holoubek.
Starts: Jan 19 at 10:30. Tickets: Sk40. Mirbachov palác (Mirbach's Palace), Františkánske nám. 11. Tel: 02/5443-1556.

EXHIBITION: Alphons Mucha in the USA, Bohemia and Moravia - More than 100 works by Czech art nouveau artist.
Open: Tue-Sun 10:00-17:00 until January 19. Admission: Sk40-80. Pálffyho palác (Pálffy's Palace), Panská 19. Tel: 02/5443-3627.

EXHIBITION: Amor Vacui - Paintings by Austrian artists Markus Reiter and Karl Mostböck.
Open: Tue-Sun 10:00-18:00 until January 31. Admission: Sk60. Danubiana, Meulensteen Art Museum, Vodné dielo Čunovo (Čunovo Water Works). Tel: 0903/605-505.

EXHIBITION: Orbis Pictus Europa - The creation of a 'never-ending' painting with the participation of various artists.
Open: Mon-Fri 10:00-17:00 until January 29. Admission: free. České centrum (Czech Center), Hviezdoslavovo nám. 8. Tel: 02/5920-3305.

EXHIBITION: Association Experiment Sokol - Svetozár Ilavský displays works inspired by Koloman Sokol's art.
Open: Tue-Sun 10:00-17:00 until February 16. Admission: Sk40-80. Pálffyho palác (Pálffy's Palace), Panská 19. Tel: 02/5443-3627.


EXHIBITION: Inventory - Slovak artist Veronika Rónaiová exhibits paintings she created using experimental techniques.
Open: Tue-Fri 9:00-17:00, Sat-Sun 13:00-18:00 until January 19. Admission: Sk20. Galéria Jána Koniarka (Ján Koniark's Gallery), Zelený kríček 3, Trnava. Tel.: 033/5511-659.

EXHIBITION: The Epiphany Biennale - Display of works by different artists from the Myjava region.
Open: Mon-Fri 8:00-16:00 until January 31. Admission: Sk10. Múzeum SNR (SNR Museum), Štúrova 246, Myjava. Tel: 034/6212-256.

EXHIBITION: Nybüvitt - Works by various young Slovak artists and art students on the theme of furniture.
Open: Tue-Fri 9:00-17:00, Sat-Sun 13:00-18:00 until January 19. Admission: Sk10. Synagóga - Centrum súčasného umenia (Synagogue, Center for Contemporary Art), Halenárska 2, Trnava. Tel: 033/5514-657.


CONTEMPORARY DANCE: Checkmate - Choreography by Zuzana Hájková based on the contrast between real life and illusions.
Starts: Jan 15 at 19:00. Tickets: Sk50-80. Štúdio tanca (Dance Studio), Námestie Slobody 3, Banská Bystrica. Tel: 048/4145-154.

CLASSICAL MUSIC: Welcoming the New Year - The chamber orchestra and the chamber choir of the State Opera perform carols and spirituals.
Starts: Jan 19 at 16:00. Tickets: Sk70. Evanjelický kostol (Evangelical Church), Lazovná, Banská Bystrica. Tel: 048/4124-418.

EXHIBITION: Me versus Myself - Paintings, graphic works and photographs by versatile Slovak artist Rudolf Sikora.
Open: Mon-Fri 8:30-17:00 until January 31. Admission: Sk15. Mestská galéria (City Gallery), Hlavné nám. 5, Rimavská Sobota. Tel: 047/5624-351.


CLASSICAL MUSIC: Slovak Philharmonic - US pianist Sandra Nam plays works by Mozart and Beethoven.
Starts: Jan 14 at 17:00. Admission: free. Dom umenia (House of the Arts), Moyzesova 66, Košice. Tel: 055/6220-763.

EXHIBITION: A Tour of Life in Pictures - Retrospective show of documentary photographs by Viliam Malík.
Open: Mon-Fri 10:00-18:00, Sat 10:00-14:00 until February 23. Admission: Sk10. Dom fotografie (House of Photography), nám. Sv. Egídia 44, Poprad. 052/7723-818.

EXHIBITION: The Known and the Unknown - Sculptures and blueprints by František Patočka (1927-2002), a Prešov native.
Open: Tue-Fri 9:00-17:00, Sat-Sun 14:00-18:00 until February 2. Admission: Sk20. Šarišská galéria (Šariš Gallery), Hlavná 51, Prešov. Tel: 051/7725-423.

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